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Adults

How treatment of ethnic minority groups in mental health system can be improved following independent review

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Adults

Service user’s wife caused ‘frustration, distress and anxiety’ after safeguarding referral left open for 15 months, ombudsman finds

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Adults

Skills for Care chief executive Sharon Allen to leave role after nine years

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‘Distress and confusion’ for service user whom council failed to properly inform of increased care charges

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Adults, Children

Director behind transformation of Rotherham children’s services awarded CBE

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Adults, Children

21 social care talking points of 2018

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Adults

Lords approves DoLS replacement bill following significant changes to boost safeguards for those detained

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Standards for adults’ practice supervisors issued to increase role of critical reflection in supervision

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Adults, Children

CQC to probe restraint and seclusion of people with mental health problems and learning disabilities

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Adults

Ombudsman seeing fewer ‘one-off mistakes’ with budget cuts influencing systemic failings in adult social care

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Adults

Government to extend approved mental capacity professionals’ remit in DoLS replacement scheme

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Adults

Government suffers first defeat on DoLS replacement bill as peers amend deprivation of liberty test

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Adults

Service user’s daughter at ‘breaking point’ after council failed to replace care package, ombudsman finds

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Adults

Councils receiving more adult safeguarding concerns but investigating fewer cases

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Adults

ADASS president highlights effects of cuts to social care and urges ‘collective endeavour’ to tackle unmet need

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Adults

Council failed to comply with Care Act guidance when accommodating service user, finds ombudsman

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